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Art House Films & More

A guide to films that express social realism or escapism; and a guide to culturally important films that may reveal a character's thoughts, dreams, or motivations.

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French New Wave Directors

Image from La Pointe Courte from giphy.com at https://gph.is/g/am6xjbP

Image from The Young Girls of Rochefort from medium.com at https://medium.com/greg-can-write/the-young-girls-of-rochefort-9b6236c40878

 

Images from The Soft Skin from film-grab.com at https://film-grab.com/2017/06/06/la-peau-douce-the-soft-skin/#

 Image from Band of Outsiders from giphy.com at https://gph.is/HuQijx

Image from Le Signe du Lion from blueiskewl.blogspot.com at http://blueiskewl.blogspot.com/2016/08/le-signe-du-lion-1962-gif.html

French New Wave Actors

Image from Vivre Sa Vie from reactiongifs.com at http://www.reactiongifs.com/sad-tears/

Image from Alphaville from giphy.com at http://gph.is/1htEIna

Image from Contempt from tumblr.com at https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/as+brigitte+bardot

Image from Contempt from thecinetourist.net at https://www.thecinetourist.net/new-wave-films-in-new-wave-films.html

Image from Masculin Féminin from rebloggy.com at http://rebloggy.com/post/gif-smoking-actor-jean-pierre-leaud-blanco-y-negro-masculin-feminin/40263526688

Image from Les Cousin from tumblr.com at https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/cousin-jean-+

Image from The Umbrellas of Cherbourg from tumblr.com at https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/the-umbrellas-of-cherbourg

Image from The Young Girls of Rochefort from thehipp.org at https://thehipp.org/the-young-girls-of-rochefort-is-septembers-cocktails-classics/

Image from Breathless from moviemezzanine.com at http://moviemezzanine.com/history-of-film-the-best-movies-of-the-1960s/

Image from Pierrot le Fou from giphy.com at https://gph.is/XLtGSx

Image from Alphaville from rebloggy.com at http://rebloggy.com/post/gif-mine-jean-luc-godard-alphaville-feature-film/57809337470